Almotamar.net - The Cement National Company of Hayel Saeed Anam Group on Sunday opens the cement factory it has built in Lahj governorate. Investment Director General in the governorate Nazieh al-Shaabi said the opening of the plant comes as part of the investment strategic projects that are expected to meet the shortage in need of cement in the market.
He pointed out that the plant is to produce 1.6 million tons annually with investment cost of $250 million and would provide 800 jobs. The plant would help fill part of the marketing gap in the local market estimated at 5 million tons a year.
Nine Saudi-paid mercenaries were killed and others injured as well their military vehicle was destroyed by the army and popular committees' forces in al-Abdih area of Marib province, a military official said Monday.
The operation was carried out late on Sunday, the official added .
President Saleh al-Sammad called the United Nations security council to stop Saudi-led barbaric aggression and blockade on Yemen, in a letter sent to the UN late on Saturday.
In the letter, the president detailed brutal and inhumane crimes committed by the Saudi-led barbaric coalition during 18 months of aggression against the